ScaffPlan Makes Waves on Cemex Ventures Top 50 Contech Startups 2024 List

31 January 2024 | 1 minute read

The construction industry has long been seen as slow to adopt technological advancements. However, a wave of innovation has swept through the sector in recent years, paving the way for a more sustainable, productive, and efficient future. Recognising the pioneers of this transformation, Cemex Ventures has curated a list of the top 50 Contech startups for 2024, and among these trailblazers is ScaffPlan, taking the old out of scaffolding.

Evolution of Contech Startups

Construction technology (Contech) startups are disrupting the sector and introducing innovative business models. These startups are at the forefront of ushering in a new era in construction, one marked by efficiency and innovation. ScaffPlan is a prime example of how startups lead the way in digital transformation in the changing construction world.

Cemex Ventures' Top 50 Contech Startups List

Cemex Ventures' annual list highlights the most promising Contech startups globally. This year's compilation stands out for its diversity in geography, technology, and the maturity of the featured startups. The selected startups are categorised into Green Construction, Enhanced Productivity, Construction Supply Chain, and Future of Construction.

ScaffPlan in the Spotlight

Among the 50 startups recognised, ScaffPlan has earned a coveted spot. ScaffPlan is one of only two Australian companies featured on this prestigious list. This achievement is even more remarkable because ScaffPlan is the sole regional company among the selected startups. This acknowledgement underscores ScaffPlan's groundbreaking and impactful role within the Contech sector, solidifying its position as a critical player in the broader startup landscape and as a standout representative of Australian and regional innovation.

Founder's Perspective

""Securing a place as one of just two Australian companies on Cemex Ventures' Top 50 Contech Startups 2024 list fills us with immense pride. This acknowledgement not only stands as evidence of our accomplishments but also highlights the significant influence of innovation within the construction sector. It acts as a strong catalyst, spurring us to persist in our endeavours to pioneer new frontiers, foster positive change, and actively contribute to advancing progress and technology in the scaffolding industry” - Simon Boyes, ScaffPlan founder and 


ScaffPlan's inclusion in Cemex Ventures' Top 50 Contech Startups 2024 list highlights the industry's move towards innovation, with ScaffPlan at the forefront. This recognition is a significant milestone for ScaffPlan, showcasing its role as an innovative force in the evolving construction landscape. As the industry evolves, ScaffPlan inspires others to embrace change and contribute to a more technologically advanced future.

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